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Ancient Art

Alabastron

ca. 620–500 B.C.

Terracotta

8.2 × 4.3 cm (3 1/4 × 1 11/16 in.)
Gift of Rebecca Darlington Stoddard
1913.79
Culture: 
Greek, Corinthian
Period: 
Geometric, Early Corinthian
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Ex. coll. Dr. Paul Arndt

Bibliography: 

Professor Paul V. C. Baur, Catalogue of the Rebecca Darlington Stoddard Collection of Greek and Italian Vases at Yale University, 1st ed. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Press, 1922).

Susan B. Matheson and Jerome Jordan Pollitt, Greek Vases at Yale, 1st ed., exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1975), 12–13, no. 17, ill.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.